Wordpress Developer

Position Summary

Threefold Systems has an exciting opportunity for an experienced WordPress developer. With clients around the world, this is a fantastic opportunity for a creative and ambitious developer to be part of building a world-class team to work on a wide range of projects.

The successful candidate will be able to demonstrate a portfolio of WordPress projects, including building a custom theme from scratch, and experience building or customising plugins. This role is not for someone who customises ready-made themes.

We offer a competitive salary, great benefits, and a relaxed, fun work environment.

Main Activities

  • WordPress theme and plugin development
  • Maintain quality control of web design and standards, ensuring best practices are followed
  • Continually improving workflow and team efficiency
  • Troubleshooting performance, scalability, and technical issues.

Requirements (Knowledge, skills and behaviours)

  • 2-3 years of experience with object oriented PHP
  • WordPress plugin and theme development
  • Advanced knowledge in HTML, JavaScript, XML, and CSS
  • Front-end design/development with experience of responsive design
  • jquery/JSON/AJAX
  • SASS
  • MySQL
  • Experience with version control systems, particularly Git and working in a team environment.
  • Ability to work in a collaborative group setting with internal and external colleagues to resolve issues, develop ideas, and answer questions
  • Some international travel may be required

 Bonus Skills

  • Experience with modern front-end frameworks and development techniques: React, Angular.js, Node.js, SASS, SMACSS, Flexbox
  • Experience with major PHP frameworks like Laravel, Codeiginter, Symphony
  • Some LAMP stack administration

About the Company

Threefold Systems is part of The Agora, a global publishing group with offices in over a dozen countries. The Agora companies specialise in financial, health, travel, and special-interest books and newsletters.

Threefold Systems was founded by Agora employees with combined decades of experience in publishing and development.

Threefold Systems was created to meet the needs of a wide range of clients to help them grow their business and take advantage of new technologies.

If you’re interested in this role, email your CV with a cover letter demonstrating relevant work experience and portfolio to: careers@threefoldsystems.com